High Court Rulings


Demerger scheme of Vodafone Essar Gujrat Limited

Demerger struck down by the High Court on tax evasion ground....View More

Allowability of interest on delayed payemnt of provident fund

Interest on delay in payment of provident fund is covered by section 43B and deductible on payment basis....View More

Provision for loss under AS-7- deductible expenditure

Provision for estimated expenses/losses on construction contracts provided as per AS 7 is deductible expenditure....View More

Payment towards non compete fees and technical knowhow treated as Goodwill

The Madras High Court in the case of Indo Tech Electric Company v. DCIT held that in case of conversion of partnership firm into company, compensation paid towards non compete fees and technical know...View More

No tax holiday u/s 10A to Foreign branch.

Tax holiday is not available to foreign branch carrying on-site software development and full-fledged marketing operations....View More

Allowability of Depreciation when asset not in use.

When the assets form part of 'block of asset', they cannot be segregated for the purpose of calculating tax depreciation, even when there is no 'actual user' of asset during the year. - Delhi High Cou...View More

Interest earned on foreign exchange- Not eligible u/s 80HHD.

Interest earned on short term deposits made out of foreign exchange advance received from foreign tourists is not eligible for deduction under section 80HHD -Delhi High Court...View More

Offshore supply of equipments- Not taxable.

Offshore supply of equipments as a part of EPC contract is not taxable in India...View More